colostrum corpuscle

noun

: a cell in the colostrum that contains fat globules and is thought to be a degenerated phagocytic cell of the mammary gland

Dictionary Entries Near colostrum corpuscle

Cite this Entry

“Colostrum corpuscle.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/colostrum%20corpuscle. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!